Welcome to DHC

Welcome to Desoto Healthcare Center, a comfortable, home-like facility deeply committed to individuals who need long-term or rehabilitative care. We strive to be a facility where residents can be comfortable, find familiar faces and build their lives.

Our Mission

It is our mission to provide for each resident's needs while promoting independence and dignity through sensitive, traditional nursing care. We aim to reach the best balance of adequate supervision; mental, physical and social stimulation; and, much needed privacy. Our goal is to help each resident reach and maintain his or her maximum potential.


Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitative Care

After a hospital stay, you may need additional help recovering from an illness or injury. Within a comfortable home-like environment, Desoto Healthcare Center offers Medicare approved, 24-hour skilled nursing care and rehabilitative services.

Other Information About DHC

  • Special private rooms
  • Special bedspreads, pictures, or even a favorite chair are encouarged to add to the comfort and individuality of a resident's room
  • Need for admission determined by the potential resident's attending physician
  • Facility certified for Medicaid and Medicare; insurance and private payments accepted
  • 24/7 comprehensive healthcare services
  • Private and semi-private accommodations available
  • Full rehabilitative services available to each resident: Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Whirlpool Therapy
  • Ongoing individual care planning to make sure the resident is reaching and maintaining maximum potential
  • Excellent food service planned by a registered dietician, with at least two choices per meal, provided in one of two dining rooms or at bedside
  • Individual and group activities such as cookouts, parties, music, exercise, arts and crafts and religious programs to stimulate residents mentally, physically and socially
  • Volunteers from various churches and denominations visit weekly for events, gospel songs, etc.
  • Pastoral services every Sunday and Wednesday
  • Licensed beautician on-site
  • Visits by children and pets welcome
  • Outdoor patio for relaxation and picnic meals with families
  • Visiting hours from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily

  • If you would like a tour, just drop by during visiting hours or call to schedule a visit.